E P Gunderson

Summary

Affiliation: Kaiser Permanente
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The relative importance of gestational gain and maternal characteristics associated with the risk of becoming overweight after pregnancy
    E P Gunderson
    Kaiser Permanente, Division of Research, Oakland, CA 94611 5417, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 24:1660-8. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes and nutritional recommendations
    Erica P Gunderson
    Epidemiology and Prevention Section, Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Foundation, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 4:377-86. 2004
  3. pmc Lactation and changes in maternal metabolic risk factors
    Erica P Gunderson
    Division of Research, Epidemiology and Prevention Section, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:729-38. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Breastfeeding after gestational diabetes pregnancy: subsequent obesity and type 2 diabetes in women and their offspring
    Erica P Gunderson
    Epidemiology and Prevention Section, Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:S161-8. 2007
  5. pmc A 20-year prospective study of childbearing and incidence of diabetes in young women, controlling for glycemia before conception: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study
    Erica P Gunderson
    Division of Research, Epidemiology and Prevention Section, Kaiser Permanente, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Diabetes 56:2990-6. 2007
  6. pmc Association of fewer hours of sleep at 6 months postpartum with substantial weight retention at 1 year postpartum
    Erica P Gunderson
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Research Foundation, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:178-87. 2008
  7. pmc Childbearing may increase visceral adipose tissue independent of overall increase in body fat
    Erica P Gunderson
    Division of Research, Epidemiology and Prevention Section, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, California, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1078-84. 2008
  8. pmc Breast-feeding and diabetes: long-term impact on mothers and their infants
    Erica P Gunderson
    Division of Research, Epidemiology and Prevention Section, Kaiser Permanente, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 8:279-86. 2008
  9. pmc Long-term blood pressure changes measured from before to after pregnancy relative to nonparous women
    Erica P Gunderson
    Division of Research, Epidemiology and Prevention, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:1294-302. 2008
  10. pmc Childbearing and obesity in women: weight before, during, and after pregnancy
    Erica P Gunderson
    Kaiser Foundation Research Institute, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Division of Research, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 36:317-32, ix. 2009

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint The relative importance of gestational gain and maternal characteristics associated with the risk of becoming overweight after pregnancy
    E P Gunderson
    Kaiser Permanente, Division of Research, Oakland, CA 94611 5417, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 24:1660-8. 2000
    ..To assess the relationships between gestational gain, race/ethnicity, reproductive history, age, education and the risk of becoming overweight after pregnancy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes and nutritional recommendations
    Erica P Gunderson
    Epidemiology and Prevention Section, Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Foundation, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 4:377-86. 2004
    ..Until better evidence is available, nutrition therapy will remain a cornerstone of GDM management with potential benefits that cannot be fully realized in clinical practice...
  3. pmc Lactation and changes in maternal metabolic risk factors
    Erica P Gunderson
    Division of Research, Epidemiology and Prevention Section, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:729-38. 2007
    ..To examine the relationship between duration of lactation and changes in maternal metabolic risk factors...
  4. ncbi request reprint Breastfeeding after gestational diabetes pregnancy: subsequent obesity and type 2 diabetes in women and their offspring
    Erica P Gunderson
    Epidemiology and Prevention Section, Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:S161-8. 2007
  5. pmc A 20-year prospective study of childbearing and incidence of diabetes in young women, controlling for glycemia before conception: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study
    Erica P Gunderson
    Division of Research, Epidemiology and Prevention Section, Kaiser Permanente, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Diabetes 56:2990-6. 2007
    ..We sought to determine whether childbearing increases incidence of type 2 diabetes after accounting for preconception glycemia and gestational glucose intolerance...
  6. pmc Association of fewer hours of sleep at 6 months postpartum with substantial weight retention at 1 year postpartum
    Erica P Gunderson
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Research Foundation, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:178-87. 2008
    ..Interventions to prevent postpartum obesity should consider strategies to attain optimal maternal sleep duration...
  7. pmc Childbearing may increase visceral adipose tissue independent of overall increase in body fat
    Erica P Gunderson
    Division of Research, Epidemiology and Prevention Section, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, California, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1078-84. 2008
    ..To examine whether childbearing is associated with increased visceral adiposity and whether the increase is proportionally larger than other depots...
  8. pmc Breast-feeding and diabetes: long-term impact on mothers and their infants
    Erica P Gunderson
    Division of Research, Epidemiology and Prevention Section, Kaiser Permanente, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 8:279-86. 2008
    ..Given the paucity of the evidence and equivocal findings about the long-term effects of breast-feeding on future health of women with diabetes during pregnancy and their infants, further research is recommended...
  9. pmc Long-term blood pressure changes measured from before to after pregnancy relative to nonparous women
    Erica P Gunderson
    Division of Research, Epidemiology and Prevention, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:1294-302. 2008
    ..To prospectively examine whether blood pressure changes persist after pregnancy among women of reproductive age...
  10. pmc Childbearing and obesity in women: weight before, during, and after pregnancy
    Erica P Gunderson
    Kaiser Foundation Research Institute, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Division of Research, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 36:317-32, ix. 2009
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  11. ncbi request reprint Twins of mistaken zygosity (TOMZ): evidence for genetic contributions to dietary patterns and physiologic traits
    Erica P Gunderson
    Kaiser Permanente, Division of Research, California 94612, United States of America
    Twin Res Hum Genet 9:540-9. 2006
    ..Twins of mistaken zygosity (TOMZ) provides a useful approach to robust determination of heritability...
  12. pmc Longitudinal study of prepregnancy cardiometabolic risk factors and subsequent risk of gestational diabetes mellitus: The CARDIA study
    Erica P Gunderson
    Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Oakland, 94612, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:1131-43. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint Nutrition during pregnancy for the physically active woman
    Erica P Gunderson
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Foundation, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 46:390-402. 2003
  14. ncbi request reprint Long-term plasma lipid changes associated with a first birth: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults study
    Erica P Gunderson
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Northern California, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:1028-39. 2004
    ..HDL cholesterol declines of -3 to -4 mg/dl after a first birth persisted during the 10 years of follow-up independent of weight, central adiposity, and selected behavior changes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Does the pattern of postpartum weight change differ according to pregravid body size?
    E P Gunderson
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, 3505 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94611 5714, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:853-62. 2001
    ..To examine differences in the pattern of weight changes during and after pregnancy among four pregravid body mass index (BMI) groups...
  16. pmc Development of overweight associated with childbearing depends on smoking habit: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study
    Erica P Gunderson
    Epidemiology and Prevention Section, Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Obes Res 12:2041-53. 2004
    ..To prospectively evaluate whether childbearing leads to development of overweight in women and to evaluate the role of other known risk factors...
  17. pmc Do long-term HDL-C declines associated with a first birth vary by apo E phenotype? The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study
    Erica P Gunderson
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Etiology and Prevention, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:917-28. 2005
    ..Because endogenous sex hormones markedly increase during pregnancy, we examined whether HDL-C declines after a first birth varied by apo E polymorphisms...
  18. pmc Excess gains in weight and waist circumference associated with childbearing: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults Study (CARDIA)
    E P Gunderson
    Kaiser Permanente Foundation Hospitals, Division of Research, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:525-35. 2004
    ..To examine the association of childbearing with weight and waist circumference (WC) changes, we compared women with and without pregnancies or births during follow-up...
  19. pmc Duration of lactation and incidence of the metabolic syndrome in women of reproductive age according to gestational diabetes mellitus status: a 20-Year prospective study in CARDIA (Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults)
    Erica P Gunderson
    Division of Research, Epidemiology, and Prevention Section, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, California, USA
    Diabetes 59:495-504. 2010
    ..The objective of the study was to prospectively assess the association between lactation duration and incidence of the metabolic syndrome among women of reproductive age...
  20. pmc Longitudinal study of growth and adiposity in parous compared with nulligravid adolescents
    Erica P Gunderson
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:349-56. 2009
    ..To examine the impact of pregnancy on adolescent growth and adiposity relative to nulligravidas of similar maturation stage...
  21. doi request reprint Central obesity and increased risk of dementia more than three decades later
    R A Whitmer
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Neurology 71:1057-64. 2008
    ..No studies have evaluated whether the same pattern exists with dementia. The objective was to evaluate the association between midlife central obesity and risk of dementia three decades later...
  22. pmc Childbearing is associated with higher incidence of the metabolic syndrome among women of reproductive age controlling for measurements before pregnancy: the CARDIA study
    Erica P Gunderson
    Epidemiology and Prevention Section, Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Oakland, CA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:177.e1-9. 2009
    ..We sought to prospectively examine whether childbearing is associated with higher incidence of the metabolic syndrome (MetS) after delivery among women of reproductive age...
  23. pmc Gestational weight gain and risk of gestational diabetes mellitus
    Monique M Hedderson
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program of Northern California, Oakland, California 94612 2304, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:597-604. 2010
    ..To estimate the relationship between the rate of gestational weight gain before the 50-g, 1-hour oral glucose challenge test screening for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) and subsequent risk of GDM...
  24. ncbi request reprint Post-diagnosis weight gain and breast cancer recurrence in women with early stage breast cancer
    Bette J Caan
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Group, 2000 Broadway, 94612 Oakland, CA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 99:47-57. 2006
    ..To examine whether weight gain after diagnosis of breast cancer affects the risk of breast cancer recurrence...
  25. pmc Obesity in middle age and future risk of dementia: a 27 year longitudinal population based study
    Rachel A Whitmer
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    BMJ 330:1360. 2005
    ..To evaluate any association between obesity in middle age, measured by body mass index and skinfold thickness, and risk of dementia later in life...
  26. ncbi request reprint Body mass index in midlife and risk of Alzheimer disease and vascular dementia
    Rachel A Whitmer
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Etiology and Prevention, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Curr Alzheimer Res 4:103-9. 2007
    ..Future studies need to unveil the mechanisms between adiposity and excess risk of AD and VaD...
  27. pmc Managing preexisting diabetes for pregnancy: summary of evidence and consensus recommendations for care
    John L Kitzmiller
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, California 95128, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:1060-79. 2008
  28. pmc Short sleep duration in infancy and risk of childhood overweight
    Elsie M Taveras
    Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Harvard Medical School, 133 Brookline Ave, Sixth Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:305-11. 2008
    ..To examine the extent to which infant sleep duration is associated with overweight at age 3 years...
  29. pmc Self-reported experiences of racial discrimination and Black-White differences in preterm and low-birthweight deliveries: the CARDIA Study
    Sarah Mustillo
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine, Box 3454, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:2125-31. 2004
    ..We examined the effects of self-reported experiences of racial discrimination on Black-White differences in preterm (less than 37 weeks gestation) and low-birthweight (less than 2500 g) deliveries...
  30. ncbi request reprint Impact of gestational diabetes mellitus nutrition practice guidelines implemented by registered dietitians on pregnancy outcomes
    Diane Reader
    International Diabetes Center, 3800 Park Nicollet Blvd, Minneapolis, MN 55416, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:1426-33. 2006
    ..Use of the guidelines by dietitians at obstetric and other clinics tended to improve outcomes at these sites...

Research Grants2

  1. Pregnancy and Risk Factors for CVD and Type 2 Diabetes
    Erica Gunderson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The study will also assess whether breastfeeding has beneficial effects on risk factors that may help prevent heart disease and diabetes in women. ..
  2. Lactation and Glucose Tolerance After GDM Pregnancy
    Erica Gunderson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Lactation is a modifiable behavior that may be translated into a practical, low-cost intervention that has the potential to enhance postpartum interventions that promote healthy dietary intakes and increased physical activity. ..